A motorcyclist killed in a crash in Concord on Thursday night has been identified as 29-year-old Kai Phillips of Concord, a Contra Costa County coroner’s deputy said today.
The crash occurred around 10:44 p.m. at the intersection of Oak Grove according to Concord police.
Police said the crash involved a 2000 Blue Nissan Sentra and a 2005 Harley-Davidson motorcycle.
Police said officers found Phillips in the intersection, unresponsive and not breathing. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the car was identified as a 58-year-old woman from Concord.
Police said the preliminary investigation indicated Phillips was speeding and may have run a red light as the car wasturning left onto Treat Blvd. from Oak Grove Rd.
The exact cause of the crash is still under investigation.